Staff & Trustees

Staff & Trustees

 

Staff

Art Exhibitions & Collections

Robert Bunkin

Robert Bunkin
Curator of Art

Audrey Malachowsky

Audrey Malachowsky
Registrar/Collections Manager

Diane Matyas

Diane Matyas
Vice President of Exhibitions & Programs

Donna Pagano

Donna Pagano
Manager of Exhibitions
 

 

Development, Membership & Marketing

Henryk Behnke

Henryk Behnke
Vice President of External Affairs & Advancement

Rachel Somma

Rachel Somma
Communications Manager

Amanda Straniere

Amanda Strainiere
Development Manager


 

Education

Christine Szeluga

Christine Szeluga
Manager of Education

Loretta Lonecke

Loretta Lonecke
School Program Assistant


 

Finance & Operations

Dorothy Pinkston

Dorothy Pinkston
Director of Finance

Renee Bushelle

Renée Bushelle
Manager of Visitor Services

James Sarlo

James Sarlo
Visitor Services Associate

Cheryl Garber

Cheryl Garber
Confidential Assistant / Altru Specialist

Frank Perkins

Frank Perkins
Director of Facilities

Richard Castagna

Richard Castagna
Assistant Museum Maintainer


 

History Archives & Library


Gabriella Leone

Gabriella Leone   
Assistant Archivist

 

Natural Science Exhibitions & Collections

 

 

Board of Trustees

Officers

David Businelli
Chairperson

Daniel Jost
Vice Chairperson

Dolores Morris
Assistant Vice Chairperson

A. Christopher Bernardini
Secretary

William Blanco
Treasurer

Dina Marie Fillippini
Governance Chairperson

Ralph Branca
Immediate Past Chairperson

 

 

Trustees

Elizabeth Granatelli
Kashif Pervez
Claire Regan
Gary Reichard
Alan Tepper

 

Advisory Board

Dr. Dennis Bloomfield
James R. Cohen
Fran d’Atria-Romano
Frank Gibbons
Ray Melnik
Nancy Meyers Benbow
Gina-Marie Reitano
Donald Rubin
Barnett Shepherd
Lieth ter Meulen


 

Ex-Officio

Bill deBlasio
Mayor

Melissa Mark-Viverito
City Council Speaker

Tom Finkelpearl 
Commissioner
Department of Cultural Affairs

Carmen Fariña
Chancellor
Department of Education

Mitchell J. Silver
Comissioner
Department of Parks and Recreation

James S. Oddo
Borough President